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Alaska / Oil Spill / Cousins' Testimony #122074

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 16, 1989
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(Studio: Peter Jennings ) Report introduced.

(Anchorage, AK: Greg Dobbs) Testimony from Exxon Valdez third mate Gregory Cousins on what happened when oil tanker ran aground in Alaskan waters featured; scenes shown. [Voice of COUSINS - describes ship's rte.] Issue of Captain Joseph Hazelwood's intoxication discussed. [COUSINS - says capt. did not appear intoxicated that night.] Nature of continuing investigation by NTSB noted.

Dobbs, Greg;
Jennings, Peter

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